LifeSize Wins 2013 Eloqua Markie Award for "Content is King"
For the past seven years, Eloqua has recognized outstanding achievements in marketing across 19 categories, including marketing and sales alignment, social marketing, content marketing, marketing metrics and campaign creativity through their annual “Markies Awards.” At the 2013 Markies award ceremony, LifeSize was honored to be a finalist in two categories: Content is King and Modern Marketing Leader of the Year, and ultimately won the 2013 Markie Award for Content is King.
“Every year we are impressed with the creativity and results these marketers achieve to help their companies exceed revenue targets, drive customer acquisition and foster customer retention,” said Kevin Akeroyd, SVP, Oracle Eloqua. “The winners of the 2013 Markie Awards are all leading their respective fields and are true Modern Marketers. We at Oracle Eloqua are proud to recognize these teams for their accomplishments and we celebrate their outstanding achievements.”
LifeSize VP Americas Chosen for Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executives at MES West 2013
Ray Villareal, LifeSize VP of the Americas and General Manager of Global Services, was named one of the top 50 midmarket IT vendor executives at the 2013 Midsize Enterprise Summit West in Phoenix, Arizona. According to MES West, the goal of the inaugural list is to shine a spotlight on the professionals driving one of the most important customer segments in the industry today.
“The winners of this important honor represent the hard working individuals who serve the midmarket with unwavering dedication and prioritize their customer needs above all else,” said Robert C. DeMarzo, Senior Vice President of Strategic Content, The Channel Company. “Our Midsize Enterprise Summit is an ideal venue to honor these deserving leaders, and we congratulate each executive on their success.”
LifeSize UVC Platform Receives 2012 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award from TMC
LifeSize UVC Platform has won one of the most coveted awards from TMC, 2012 Communications Solutions Product of the Year. The award recognizes companies that have created exceptionally innovative products and services that facilitate voice, data and video communications.
“The products and services selected for the prestigious Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award represent some of the most exceptional innovations this industry has in quite some time,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC CEO. “It is my pleasure to recognize LifeSize with this honor as they have proven that they deserve to be considered to be among the industry’s elite.”
LifeSize Wins "Video Conferencing Vendor of Year" from The Integrator, a VAR MEA Magazine
LifeSize, a division of Logitech has been recognized by The Integrator, a VAR MEA Magazine as the 2013 Video Conferencing Vendor of the Year. The Integrator is specifically dedicated to the value channel segment of the IT community in the Middle East. The Integrator awards offer a platform for VADs and related services to recognize and honor vendors who are making strides in the industry. Winners are selected by popular vote. The inaugural award event was attended by more than 100 IT professionals in the region at the JW Marriot Marquis Hotel in Dubai.
LifeSize Wins DEKOM AG 2013 Innovation Award at 'Conferencing & Seaport Day'
LifeSize has received the 2013 Innovation award at this year's 'Conferencing & Seaport Day', an annual end user event hosted by DEKOM AG. At the event, attendees were invited to vote on the most innovative, engaging and entertaining presentation at the show. After demonstrating its new Smart Video solution, powered by LifeSize Icon Series, LifeSize captivated the audience due to the solution's new UI and integration with the UVC Platform. As a result, LifeSize took home the first place prize.
LifeSize Receives "Best Overall Value Award" from Info-Tech Research Group
In a recent vendor landscape report published by Info-Tech Research Group, LifeSize received the highest Value Score(tm) of 100 against Polycom, Cisco, Vidyo, Radvision, VTEL and Telliris. According to the report, vendors that score high offer more bang-for-the-buck (e.g. features, usability, stability, etc.) than the average vendor, while the inverse is true for those that score lower. Vendors were indexed against LifeSize's performance to provide a complete, relative view of their product offerings.
"Unless your VC needs include the very high end, LifeSize offers attractive solutions for both traditional, dedicated video conferencing systems, and interoperable desktop/mobile video communications...LifeSize is a rapidly evolving player in the VC market. They have created a solution which is very cost effective for the quality and the number of advanced featured offered with their solution."
LifeSize Icon Series Wins 2013 Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award
LifeSize Icon Series was recognized as one of the most innovative products of the year by TMCNet, a leading technology publication.
The LifeSize Icon Series provides a new, simplified user experience designed to make video communication so simple and intuitive that anyone can use it without training. This smart video approach strips away all of the complicated processes inherent in video today, so users who have previously been intimidated by the cost and complexity of traditional video conferencing can now connect more efficiently.
“We’re pleased to bestow LifeSize with a Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award,” stated Rich Tehrani, TMC CEO. “LifeSize Icon Series has shown true innovation and is deserving of this recognition.”
LifeSize Awarded Highest Rating in CRN Partner Program Guide
LifeSize, a division of Logitech has been named to CRN's 2013 Partner Program Guide, and awarded a 5-Star Partner rating. The CRN Partner Program Guide is the definitive listing of manufacturers and software publishers that service solution providers or provide products to the IT Channel. The guide recognizes those vendors who have channel programs and derive a portion of their sales through the indirect IT Channel. The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of Partner Program Guide vendors who give solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.
LifeSize UVC Platform Wins 2013 AV News Award for
Innovation of the Year
AV News has recognized LifeSize UVC Platform as 2013’s AV Innovation of the Year. First introduced in January 2012, this is the industry’s first fully integrated virtualized software platform for HD video collaboration. The platform integrates the capabilities of multiple single-purpose infrastructure products and makes them available from one interface with one login.
“Where previously IT teams would have had to deploy expensive, and difficult to implement, hardware for traditional infrastructure now they can move towards a far simpler and cost-effective option. Add to this the ease with which a team can now trial, purchase and manage large video conferencing infrastructure, and it’s clear that the old way of doing things is rapidly changing.”
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LifeSize Receives Frost & Sullivan 2012
Asia Pacific Price Performance Value
Leadership Award for Enterprise Video Market
LifeSize, received the 2012 Asia Pacific Price Performance Value Leadership Award for Enterprise Video Market by leading analyst firm Frost & Sullivan.
The award is presented to a company that has demonstrated excellence in providing customers with solutions and services that offer quality while staying extremely competitively priced. Additionally, LifeSize succeeded during 2011 in further penetrating target vertical markets, including education, healthcare, manufacturing and transportation.
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LifeSize Connections Wins Communications
Solutions Product of the Year from TMCNet
LifeSize Connections has received the Communications Solutions Product of the Year award from TMCNet. LifeSize Connections is a cloud-based, business-class HD video collaboration platform that delivers 9-way HD multiway calling, unlimited guest invitation capability, NAT/firewall traversal, bridging and auto-configuration of any LifeSize endpoint, Mac or PC.
"LifeSize was chosen to receive a 2011 Product of the Year Award for creating outstanding advancements in communications," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "LifeSize Connections has proven benefits for its customers and provides ROI for the companies that use it. Congratulations to the entire team at LifeSize. I look forward to more innovative solutions from them in the coming year."
2011 Latin America Frost & Sullivan Award
for Competitive Strategy Innovation
Based on its recent analysis of the video conferencing market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes LifeSize, a division of Logitech, with the 2011 Latin America Frost & Sullivan Award for Competitive Strategy Innovation for leveraging competitive intelligence to formulate unique strategies that have garnered it a strong position in the video market in Latin America.
LifeSize ClearSea Receives
INTERNET TELEPHONY 2012 Unified Communications
TMC Labs Innovation Award
LifeSize ClearSea, LifeSize's enterprise-class client/server solution for desktop and mobile video collaboration, has received the 2012 Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award from Internet Telephony magazine. LifeSize ClearSea offers the broadest range of support for smartphones and tablets in the industry with over 40 iOS/Android mobile devices.
"We're pleased to bestow LifeSize with a Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award," stated Rich Tehrani, TMC CEO. "LifeSize ClearSea has shown true innovation and is deserving of this recognition."
LifeSize Named HD Video Conferencing Company of the Year
LifeSize has been named HD Video Conferencing Company of the Year by Telepresence and Video Conferencing Insight Magazine.
"Winning an Editors' Award from TP&VC Insight means that LifeSize has achieved prominence in the highly dynamic world of visual collaboration, against some stiff competition," said Keith Warburton, editor of Telepresence and Video Conferencing Insight.
Brandon Hall recognizes LifeSize Education Services with Award
LifeSize Education Services received the bronze award for "Best Use of Social Learning" by education industry analyst The Brandon Hall Group for our new LifeSize Learning Exchange (LLX) platform. The LLX is a collaborative online social learning environment that provides an interactive platform for community members (aka: LLX'ers) to easily review and share information about LifeSize products, best practices, and solutions.
LifeSize Receives Innovation Award
Wayne McCulloch Recognized for Innovation in Learning
Wayne McCulloch, Global Director of Education Services at LifeSize, received a prestigious Learning in Practice Award from Chief Learning Officer magazine. McCulloch was awarded the gold Innovation Award for his accomplishments in the innovation category.
"The Learning in Practice Awards were established to recognize transformational and visionary leaders in enterprise education," said Norm Kamikow, president and editor in chief of Chief Learning Officer magazine. "A record number of top learning executives and solution providers were nominated by their peers this year. The winners are the industry leaders who truly champion innovation and transform it into learning and value for their organizations."
The Learning in Practice Awards were announced at a special awards ceremony during the Fall 2011 Chief Learning Officer Magazine Symposium held at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, Calif. For more information about the Learning In Practice Awards, please visit www.CLOmedia.com/awards
LifeSize wins MKB 'Proof Award' 2011
The editors of Dutch WINMAG Pro and Baaz Magazine join forces with an annual publication, 'SME Proof' to overview all products suitable for SMEs. Published in September 2011, the magazine targets decision makers (managers and entrepreneurs) as well as employees in ICT SMEs by testing specific product solutions for SMEs. A 'Proof Award' is given to products with good operation, good price / performance ratio, and good service. LifeSize Connections, a cloud-based HD video conferencing platform that delivers immersive, multiparty communication at enterprise-level quality and LifeSize Passport Connect, an HD video conferencing system optimized for cloud-based platforms were selected for the prestigious award.
With LifeSize Connections, the video network is in the cloud, so we do not need to worry about maintenance and configuration. You can register your choice on any device: PC, Mac, mobile devices or through the new LifeSize Passport Connect. The intelligent network of LifeSize Connections regulates all other things, allowing users to connect from anywhere and is an easy to use High Definition (HD) videoconferencing solution.
European CEO Magazine Telepresence Provider of the Year 2010
LifeSize has been voted Telepresence Provider of the Year for 2010 by readers of European CEO magazine. The list of nominees included some of the industry's major video conferencing and telepresence players. Innovative HD solutions such as the LGExecutive, powered by LifeSize and LifeSize Bridge, all helped to secure this prestigious award for LifeSize.
Robert Moore, features editor at European CEO, said, "With CEOs more acutely aware of the bottom line than ever before, LifeSize moves from strength to strength, making the selection of a video communications provider far easier. It is because of this that the majority of 47,000 CEOs across Europe chose LifeSize as Telepresence Provider of the Year for 2010.
INTERNET TELEPHONY(r) Magazine's Product of Year 2010
LifeSize Bridge 2200 has won the distinguished Product of the Year award by INTERNET TELPHONY.
"I am pleased to announce LifeSize as a Product of the Year Award winner. The editors of INTERNET TELEPHONY have verified that LifeSize Bridge displays quality and innovation plus provides real needs in the marketplace," stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "I would like to congratulate LifeSize for its commitment to advancing IP communication technologies."
Tech Data Growth Vendor Partner of the Year
LifeSize has won the "Growth Vendor Partner of the Year" award from Tech Data Corporation, a leading distributor of technology products. According to Tech Data: "LifeSize, a division of Logitech, continues to grow its business with Tech Data, doubling the number of resellers purchasing its products through the distributor and more than doubling its SMB, public-sector and healthcare sales. LifeSize's HD video conferencing solutions are a key component of Tech Data's unified communications strategy."
Midsize Enterprise Summit West Innovation Award
Senior IT executives attending the Midsize Enterprise Summit West in San Antonio voted LifeSize the "Breakthrough Technology Vendor." The Midsize Enterprise Innovation Awards are the only awards in the channel voted on solely by the attending IT decision makers who directly influence technology buying decisions.
2010 Unified Communications Excellence Award
LifeSize received Unified Communications® Magazine's Unified Communications Excellence Award, based on their successful work and contributions in the UC marketplace. LifeSize® Room 200™ was recognized for outstanding product innovation.
Frost & Sullivan 2010 Best Practices Award
Based on its extensive research in the global healthcare market, Frost & Sullivan presented LifeSize with the 2010 Best Practices Global Visual Collaboration Price Performance Value Leadership Award. Among competitors, Frost & Sullivan named LifeSize HD video communications solutions the most effective for healthcare providers, with the highest overall rating for features, ease-of-use and service, and price competitiveness.
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Network Computing Product of the Year Finalist
LifeSize has been nominated as a finalist for the Network Computing 2010 Communications Product of the Year Award.
InfoWorld Technology of the Year Award
LifeSize was named among the winners in IDG's InfoWorld Technology of the Year Awards. LifeSize® Express 220™ was recognized for its class-leading price-performance, including support for 1080p30 video resolution, dual display capability, high-quality audio and ability to deliver 720p video with bandwidth at just 768Kbps.
Frost & Sullivan 2009 Best Practices Award
Global analyst firm Frost & Sullivan named LifeSize the Asia Pacific Emerging Video Conferencing Vendor of the Year. The award was presented to LifeSize for demonstrating excellence in product design and innovation, leading price performance, and significant revenue growth in the Asia Pacific region.
LifeSize Founder and CEO Craig Malloy Named 2009 Ernst & Young Central Texas Entrepreneur Of The Year®
HD Video Communications Pioneer Honored for Entrepreneurial Excellence, Technology Innovation and Company Growth
Unified Communications® Magazine's Product of the Year Award
LifeSize® Express™ received the Unified Communications Product of the Year. The award recognizes excellence in technological advancement and application refinements.
Unified Communications® Magazine's Unified Communications Excellence Award
LifeSize® Express™ with Focus™, received the Unified Communications award as the first HD video communications system under $5000. The award was presented to LifeSize in recognition of product quality, excellence and innovation.
INTERNET TELEPHONY® Magazine's 2008 Product of the Year Award
INTERNET TELEPHONY granted the 2008 Product of the Year Award to LifeSize Communications for the LifeSize® Room 200™. LifeSize was honored for proven commitment to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace
Best Places to Work
LifeSize® Recognized by Austin Business Journal as a Top Best Place to Work in Central Texas since 2006.
VON® Magazine's Innovator Award
LifeSize Express recognized for outstanding innovation in the Internet communications industry. The 2008 VON Magazine Innovator Awards recognize the companies and products that continue to build the future of IP communications.
Videoconferencing Insight "Videoconferencing Company of the Year"
LifeSize Communications named "Videoconferencing Company of the Year" for 2007 by Videoconferencing Insight, recognizing the company's technology and price/performance as the most innovative and efficient in the industry.
INTERNET TELEPHONY® Magazine's 2007 Product of the Year Award
INTERNET TELEPHONY granted the 2008 Product of the Year Award to LifeSize Communications for the LifeSize® Room™ recognizing technology innovation and design.
Red Herring 100 North America
LifeSize was recognized by Red Herring as on of the top 100 privately owned technology startups in North America.